The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

So finally! There it is- the squishy octobot, a robot considered to be the world’s 1st soft and solo robot.   Dit... Read more

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Robot dogs are not too uncommon these days. Several of these bots were developed in the past and are still available in the market... Read more

An Overview of Radio-Controlled (RC) Aircraft

An Overview of Radio-Controlled (RC) Aircraft

Flying RC plane models mainly came into existence in the form of a hobby. But now the applications have increased.   Government, scientific and military organizations use RC aircraft for gathering weather readings, experime […]

Introducing Aeromodelling for beginners

Introducing Aeromodelling for beginners

Aeromodelling refers to the construction of model aircrafts that can be static (made just for show, cannot fly) or functional (made for flying or gliding). So what are these model aircrafts? Model aircrafts are mainly scaled down […]

A peek at microbots that are controlled remotely for medical operations

A peek at microbots that are controlled remotely for medical operations

For a number of years, scientists were trying real hard to study various ways of implementing miniature robots for treating a variety of diseases. These miniature robots are planned to enter the body of a human being and deliver r […]

Tactile Intelligence can be considered the future of robot grasping

Tactile Intelligence can be considered the future of robot grasping

You have probably considered a task like picking a pen or a pencil or almost anything with your hands simple enough to give it a thought. In fact, these actions have almost become a part of your reflex action according to situatio […]

A brief description of Turing Test that was designed to test a machine’s intelligence

A brief description of Turing Test that was designed to test a machine’s intelligence

The field of robotics has gone through considerable changes in the last few years, especially in the field of humanoid robots. Humanoid robots are made in a specific manner to resemble a human being. But that’s seemingly not […]

3D Printed Robots are hard on the inside and soft on the outside

3D Printed Robots are hard on the inside and soft on the outside

Engineers at the University of California (UC), San Diego and Harvard University created a robot having a 3D printed body that has a rigid core and a soft exterior. So why is it unique? A soft exterior makes it look more like a hu […]

An Overview of Compressible Robot with Articulated Mechanisms (CRAM)

An Overview of Compressible Robot with Articulated Mechanisms (CRAM)

A CRAM is basically a robot that possesses a mechanism of advanced compressibility. In simpler words, we should say that this is a bot that resembles a living organism that exhibits this very exact feature of compressibility which […]

15 Coding apps for Children

15 Coding apps for Children

Nowadays, we are quite aware of the enticing prospect in the field of coding. It’s an important part of the modern day curriculum and is also considered the basic literacy. There are several coding apps available in the mark […]

Introducing the reconfigurable furniture bots, the Roombots

Introducing the reconfigurable furniture bots, the Roombots

Did you ever envision tiny robotic modules attaching themselves to a specific storage box, rearranging and reconfiguring themselves to transport the same storage box to a place where you would like it to be? Well if you did, you m […]

A close look at Roomba, the autonomous Vacuum Cleaner

A close look at Roomba, the autonomous Vacuum Cleaner

Roomba is basically a robot but unlike other flashy bots capable of performing jaw-dropping feats, this bot has the simple capability of cleaning your home. It’s basically an autonomous vacuum cleaner. Are you impressed? Pro […]

Cyborgs: A detailed discussion

Cyborgs: A detailed discussion

Cyborgs (Cybernatic Organisms)! We are almost certain that you have actually heard of this term due to the courtesy of movies, video games and various science fiction novels. You are probably thinking of the movie “Terminato […]

8 Predictions on the future of Robotics

8 Predictions on the future of Robotics

The field of robotics has shown exceptional growth as well as technological advancement in the last few years. The science fiction world of robots that was created by the celebrated authors like Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, Ray […]